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Shiraz, Near Persepolis - Map Locator

Shiraz, Near Persepolis - Map Locator Ancient Places and/or Civilizations Geography

Shiraz, in today’s Iran, is located west of the famous city of Persepolis.

Site of awesome ruins, and known today as Marvdasht, Persepolis was the magnificent capital of the Persian empire.  After Alexander the Great captured the city, however, it was sacked by Alexander’s troops.

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